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Jan 24

Friedman in Forbes: Navigating the Jungle of Business Uncertainty

College Hunks Co-Founder and President Nick Friedman tells Forbes how to grow a small business into a major brand from scratch.

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Oct 15

Friedman Featured in Entrepreneur Magazine's 10-Day Startup Guide

College Hunks President and Co-Founder Nick Friedman helps give a crash course on how to start up in just 10 days.

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Oct 14

Friedman Discusses Franchisor/Franchisee Relations | FOX Business (VIDEO)

College Hunks Co-Founder and Co-Owner Nick Friedman discusses the franchisee/franchisor dynamic on FOX Business.

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Oct 11

Friedman on Marketing | Amex OPEN Forum

College Hunks' Nick Friedman discusses the three questions to help you decide your next marketing move.

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Sep 23

FOX Interviews Nick Friedman on Franchising (VIDEO)

Watch this video interview of College Hunks Co-Founder Nick Friedman discussing franchising on FOX Business!

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Sep 16

Gigberry Interview: Nick Friedman's Advice for Young Entrepreneurs

Nick Friedman offers advice for young entrepreneurs and gives insight into his own past, present and future.

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Aug 21

Nick Friedman Interviews on MarketWatch, Encourages Entrepreneurship (AUDIO)

Listen to Nick Friedman in this MarketWatch interview as he explains why entrepreneurship should be encouraged now more than ever.

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Jul 10

Friedman in Forbes: "Three Rules for 'Working Out' Success in Franchising"

College Hunks President Nick Friedman explains how the keys to franchising success are the same as in the gym.

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Feb 2

Franchise Times Interviews CEO Omar Soliman

With a new headquarters grand opening that attracted the mayor and the press, Omar Soliman, co-founder and CEO, feels as though the company has graduated.

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Dec 16

3 Skills That Differentiate Successful Entrepreneurs

As a franchisor, I’m in a privileged position to learn. With over 45 franchises nationwide, we’ve learned an enormous amount about what it takes for others to be successful.

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Dec 11

Tips for Building a Lasting Business Partnership

Just as you would assess the pros and cons of being single versus being in a relationship, entrepreneurs must do the same before entering into a business partnership

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Dec 7

Smart Hiring Means Smart Business

Just this week our company, College Hunks Hauling Junk, along with companies nationwide, received Inc.'s inaugural Hire Power award.

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Nov 16

College Hunks: Ybor's newest movers and ... shakers?

Ybor was founded by cigar manufacturers in the 1880s. Now our beloved cigar city is under jurisdiction of a new and powerful force: College Hunks.

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Nov 15

Cloud-Based Software Helps Company Grow

Software for CHHJ's scheduling and franchising operations helps the firm provide better customer service and effectively support its growing franchise business.

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Nov 14

College Hunks set up shop in Ybor City

Last week, College Hunks Hauling Junk and sister company College Hunks Moving held a dedication ceremony in honor of their new "world headquarters" in Ybor City.

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Nov 12

How Small Biz Benefits From Veteran Hiring

Veteran's Day is a time to honor and praise those who served our country and made the ultimate sacrifice in the name of freedom. It's time for small businesses to reassess the way they view veterans and the skills they have to offer.

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Nov 8

College Hunks opens headquarters in Ybor City

It's a small business success story, with roots right here in the Tampa Bay area. College Hunks Hauling Junk's simple concept is now taking flight with franchises across the country.

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Nov 8

Tampa Mayor, Bob Buckhorn And Local Dignitaries To Unveil College Hunks’ New “World Headquarters

A true testament to the improved economic outlook in both the real estate and small business sectors the move to an expanded space in Ybor City positions the company for future growth and continues to improve the business landscape in Ybor City’s business district.

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Nov 7

VetFran At College Hunks’ Leadership Core

It seems obvious that the common thread tying together military veterans with the business world is leadership. The ability to navigate a team through uncertainty in order to achieve success is a valuable commodity in any business, and it’s a quality that vets typically possess in abundance.

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Nov 6

How To Build A Strong Company Culture, From The Inside Out

It all starts with your company culture, the inner company experience felt by employees, vendors, and investors. Think of culture as the guts of a company, the true nature of who you are as a business.

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Nov 2

Young entrepreneur will share his story at SDSU event

On Tuesday, Nov. 13, the Rickert Visiting Entre-preneur and Speaker Series will welcome Nick Friedman, president and co-founder of College Hunks Hauling Junk. Friedman will speak at 7 p.m.

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Oct 31

Growing Pains Are Tough, But Shrinking Pains Are Worse

I’ve heard it a thousand times from prospective franchise buyers and brokers alike: “Your company is going through growing pains.”

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Oct 18

Don’t choke your startup — cut the cord. Gradually.

Whether you’re a male or female entrepreneur, starting a company feels a lot like giving birth. You went through the planning, the pain, the emotional roller coaster of fear, excitement and anxiety and, months later, you came out of it stronger than ever.

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Sep 28

Owners made headway with new concepts

The Tampa Bay Business Journal asked the leaders of three less common types of companies how they got their start, what trails they blazed and what lessons they learned along the way

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Aug 29

Youth Vote Remains an Elusive Target for Republicans

“Nothing is instantaneous in life. We have employees who work for three months and think they should be owning the company,” said Nick Friedman, 30, a co-founder of College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving.

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Aug 21

The Patriotism of Entrepreneurship

I co-founded my company, College Hunks Hauling Junk, with my best friend, Omar Solliman, right out of college. It was the pursuit of the "American dream" that helped two 22-year-old, inexperienced professionals build a business from the ground up.

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Apr 5

College Hunks is relocating to Ybor City

The national moving and hauling outfit that began as a pair of college "hunks" hauling trash away from homes is graduating into bigger digs.

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Aug 30

Watch Nick Friedman LIVE on MSNBC's The Dylan Ratigan Show!

College Hunks' Co-Founder and President Nick Friedman makes an appearance on MSNBC's The Dylan Ratigan Show. Watch the full video...

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Dec 13

Air Tran Magazine Interviews the HUNKS!

Read the full interview Air Tran Magazine recently did on College Hunks' Co-Founders Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman!

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Nov 22

College Hunks Authors Top Amazon Best Seller List!

Check out the book that critics are raving about! Written by Co-Founders of College Hunks, Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman.

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Sep 15

Effortless Entrepreneur: Book Release

The Co-Founders of College Hunks want to celebrate the launch of their new book with YOU! Check it out...

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Mar 30

College Hunks Featured Article: Making Green Look Good

College Hunks Hauling Junk was recently featured in Waste & Recycling News about what separates College Hunks Hauling Junk from your typical junk hauler.

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Jan 18

College Hunks Featured Article: Inc Magazine

The franchises of College Hunks compete against each other in order to provide you with the best possible client service!

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May 4

College Hunks Profile: Reader's Digest

College Hunks was recently profiled by Reader's Digest. Check out the interview right here!

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Mar 2

HUNKS on a Plane!

Last month, College Hunks was featured in Southwest Airlines' Spirit Magazine.

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